Community Profiles

Incorporate information from local organizations into your library catalog and improve community outreach efforts with Polaris Community Profiles.

Library means community: What better way to establish your library as the center of the community, than by incorporating community outreach efforts into the PAC? With Community Profiles, you can connect patrons to local organizations by featuring them in your catalog!

Key Features

  • Web-based editor in PAC for simple metadata entry and shared editing between library and organizations
  • Automatically import library events from selected library events providers
  • Option to add library resources, social media, and web links to community organization pages
  • Automatically includes Feature It – a discovery tool that allows library staff to promote catalog items right in the PAC, based on keywords in the patrons’ search queries.